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The REDFLY Mobile Companion is a sleek clamshell design that includes an 8" display, a full function keyboard, and a touchpad mouse. It is intended as a Display and entry device for a Smartphone and requires a connection to the phone. Measuring just 1x6x9 inches and only 2 pounds, the REDFLY Mobile Companion offers over 8 hours of battery life and boots instantly! It also adds three new features - instant VGA output, access to USB flash drives, and the ability to charge your smartphone via USB.

While it works with Smartphones it will not work with just any. It requires select Windows Mobile 5.0, 6.0, or 7.0 phones or some models of BlackBerry phones. Setup is simple; you load the REDFLY Interface Driver on your compatible smartphone and connect via USB or Bluetooth. No configuration required and no settings to choose.

[edit] Specifications

Note there are now two models available with slightly different features and capabilities.

  • Size: 1x6x9"
  • Weight: 1.5 or 2.0 lbs.
  • Battery Life: 8 Hours under normal use via USB
  • Display Size: 8" Diagonal
  • Display Resolution: 800 x 480 (800 x 600)
  • VGA Display Output: 800 x 600
  • Keyboard: 8.3" 80-key QWERTY
  • Touchpad 1.0 x 2.9 inches
  • Special Fn keys: Hot Keys for phone control
  • Application Compatibility: Application runs on smartphone
  • Ports and Connectors: VGA port, 2 USB 2.0 ports, AC power connector
  • Smartphone Connection via Bluetooth: 2.0 EDR
  • Smartphone Connection via USB: Use USB cable included with smartphone
  • USB Flash Drive Compatibility
  • USB Keyboard Compatibility Standard USB Keyboards
  • USB Mouse Compatibility: Standard USB Mice
  • AC Power Adapter Input: 90 – 264VAC, 47 – 63 Hz, Output: 9VDC, 2.5A

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